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Catalyst Paper Corporation today announced that due to operating issues that have been fully resolved, the Crofton mill has incurred production losses of approximately 8,600 tonnes of pulp and 8,600 tonnes of paper in the month of June. These production losses will not impact current customer orders but will reduce…

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International technology Group ANDRITZ has acquired Euroslot KDSS, headquartered in Scorbé Clairvaux, France, including its subsidiaries in China and India. The company, which will be renamed ANDRITZ Euroslot, designs and manufactures filtration and separation equipment for the pulp and paper industry, the water and waste water treatment segment, and other…

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Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. today announced it will raise prices by €50 per metric ton on all recycled paperboard grades sold throughout mainland Europe. The price change is effective with shipments on or after 20th July 2015. "This price increase is in response to rising material and manufacturing costs," said Phil Woolley,…

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Maag Industrial Pumps, part of PSG®, a Dover company, and a global leader in positive displacement gear pumps, has announced the release of stainless steel models of its versatile G Series Internal Gear Pumps. The new stainless steel versions are ideal for challenging corrosive applications requiring a durable pump that…

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The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking, a public-private partnership between the EU and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC), has approved the funding of 10 projects totalling €120 million to boost the EU capacity to stimulate growth and jobs via a more circular, low carbon and sustainable bioeconomy. The BBI is a…

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Metsa Group's parent company Metsaliitto Cooperative has reached an understanding with mutares on the divestment of the entire share capital of Metsa Wood France SAS. mutares submitted an irrevocable offer to Metsäliitto Cooperative and the contemplated transaction will now be subject to the information and consultation process of employee representatives…

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D.Sc. (Tech.) Stefan Kuni has been appointed R&D Director, effective as of July 1, 2015.  Mr. Kuni’s latest position is from packaging development at SIG Combibloc in Germany. He has also working experience from Metso Paper and Stora Enso. M.Sc. (Tech.)  Christian Höglund has been appointed Sales Director, Consumer Boards,…

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Stable and productive was the performance of the Voith supplied Liansheng BM 8 board machine during the first year at Fujian Liansheng Paper Industry Co., Ltd. in Zhangzhou, Fujian province, China. Convinced by the performance of the Liansheng BM 8, the Vice General Manager of Fujian Liansheng Paper Industry, Xue…

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Canfor Corporation and Canfor Pulp Products Inc. will hold a joint conference call on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 8:00 AM PDT to discuss their respective second quarter 2015 financial and operating results. To participate in the call, please dial one of the following numbers: Toll-Free Access: 888-390-0546 Access: 416-764-8688…

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Rock-Tenn Company (RockTenn) (NYSE:RKT) and MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) (NYSE:MWV) today announced that shareholders of RockTenn and stockholders of MWV overwhelmingly approved the proposed combination of the two packaging companies into WestRock Company (WestRock) at their respective special meetings held earlier today. At the RockTenn special meeting, more than 97% of…